Floreat Dress and Top

Megan Nielsen

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Buy the Floreat Dress and Top sewing pattern from Megan Nielsen. Floreat is an asymmetrical dress or blouse that can be made from woven or knit fabrics. The pattern features clean lines, woven and knit facing options, inseam pockets and multiple sleeve and hem lengths.

View A is a dress with long sleeves and waist ties. View B is a blouse with long sleeves. View C is a cropped blouse with short sleeves. View D is a sleeveless dress or blouse.

This sewing pattern is available to buy in the following format:

– PAPER (next working day dispatch on orders and FREE UK delivery over £50)

Suggested fabrics: Light to medium weight dress or shirting fabrics such as cotton, linen, chambray, rayon, silk, etc. Knit fabrics may be used with the bonus knit options.

Fabric requirements:

View A: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 2.6 – 2.9 m (2 7/8 – 3 1/8 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric (sizes 0-14 only): 3.6 – 3.9 m (3 7/8 – 4 1/4 yd).

View B: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 1.3 – 1.4 m (1 3/8 – 1 1/2 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric: 1.8 – 2 m (2 – 2 1/8 yd).

View C: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 1 m (1 1/8 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric: 1.2 – 1.3 m (1 1/4 – 1 3/8 yd).

View D: 150 cm (60″) wide fabric: 2.3 – 2.6 m (2 1/2 – 2 7/8 yd) // 115 cm (45″) wide fabric (sizes 0-14 only): 2.6 – 2.7 m (2 7/8 – 3 yd).

Sizing: 0 – 20 (approx. UK 6 – 20). Please check the size chart and finished garment measurements.

Note: Floreat can also be used as a maternity pattern! If you’re sewing a knit dress or top, the designer recommends making your usual pre-pregnancy size so you’ll be able to wear your Floreat after your pregnancy as well. If you’re making a woven Floreat, take a look at the finished measurements to make sure it will accommodate any changes around the bust.

NotionsLightweight fusible interfacing; hook and eye (Views B, C, D); 20-30 cm (8″-12″) invisible zipper (View A).

Note: This pattern is available in an expanded size range as a PDF. Click here to find out more.

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Additional information

Fabric

Cottons / Chambray / Lawn / Quilting, Rayon / Viscose / Crepe, Jersey / Knits / Scuba, Linen, Silk / Satin / Sateen

Make time

Half a day, All day

Sewing level

Confident Beginner

Size

UK 6 / US 2 / EU 34, UK 8 / US 4 / EU 36, UK 10 / US 6 / EU 38, UK 12 / US 8 / EU 40, UK 14 / US 10 / EU 42, UK 16 / US 12 / EU 44, UK 18 / US 14 / EU 46, UK 20 / US 16 / EU 48

Pattern format

PAPER

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